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Why Can't You Be by Third Eye Blind
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    AmCGFD/F#C/GCadd9
    (made up last2 names,chords are right in song) 
    Am
    (strum once) 
    Are you frightened by the weight you possess oh
    C (strum once)
    Is this life just weightlessness
    G (strum once)
    The smoggy twilight in LA
    GF
    I can't think of one real thing to say 
    Am (strum once)
    And Robbie Williams is walking in the canyons
    C
    (strum once) 
    Forgets that we were friends
    GGD/F#
    (strum once) (strum each once) 
    I guess it all depends on your mood
    D/F# G (strum each once)
    Why can't these meds be any damn good
    And she said
    Am
    Why can't you be 
    C
    Like my waterpik shower massager 
    GF
    A sweet reliable machine 
    Am
    And to tell the truth I don't feel less alone 
    CG
    A water massagers is the purest love I've ever known 
    AmAmC/GCadd9AmC/G
    (play the and once) 
    Why can't you be
    CG
    Like when I was 13 
    AmAm
    (strum once) 
    Why can't you be
    C
    Like an art house foreign movie 
    GF
    Frank and sexy, red balloons and ennui 
    And allude to me
    AmAmC/GCAmC/G
    (play the and once and quickly) 
    And why can't you be
    CG
    A little more of a mystery 
    G
    Why can't you be 
    Am
    The part of me that's missing 
    C
    Than leaving me for some other 
    G
    Said we're perfect for each other 
    FAmCadd9G
    And I know we wont go spend our lives alone. 
    Am
    (strum Once) 
    Why can't you be
    AmC
    Like an outsourced government contract 
    GF
    I'm a fat cat gettin' away with anything 
    Am
    Kicking some secret special powers 
    C
    Illumination rounds in showers 
    G
    Cause your tearing your hair out 
    F
    While we can have a bed of flowers 
    And I said
    Am
    Why can't you be 
    C
    Like the chicks out of the road 
    G
    Some girls are happy just to see me 
    Am
    Because you got moxie and a broken nose 
    C
    Take him away from this close 
    G
    Sometimes a blowjobs not enough 
    AmAmC/GCAmC/G
    (play the and once quickly) 
    Why can’t you play
    (stop playin for a sec)
    A little less rough
    G
    Why can't you be 
    Am
    The part of me that's missing 
    C
    Instead of leaving me for some other 
    G
    Say we're perfect for each other 
    FAmCG
    (strum both one time) 
    And I know we wont go spend our lives alone
    ( THE NEXT PART DONT STRUM SO MUCH AND DO A LIL MORE PICKIN)
    FAm
    Can we... 
    G
    just leave it be 
    FAmG
    And we can live... our lives... separately 
    FAm
    Could you forget... what happens to you 
    G
    You and me 
    FAm
    When we're dead... and you'll be dead 
    G
    We'll have eternity 
    FAm
    And I will spend it all... missing you 
    G
    Seeing you with me 
    FAm
    So while I'm alive... 
    G
    I will always be 
    (BACK TO STRUMMIN)
    Am
    Why can't you be 
    C
    Lookin' a little deeper into me 
    G
    Like JD Salinger 
    F
    Why do I challenge her 
    Am
    In all these surface ways 
    That you displease
    C
    Why can't you be 
    G
    A little more at ease 
    Am
    Why can't you be 
    C
    Like a hand rolled cigarette 
    I’m not joking
    GF
    This masochistic self-pity of smoking 
    Am
    And this city ditty 
    CG
    I keep provoking you to leave me 
    She said
    Am
    Why can't you be 
    C
    Like a candle I can snuff 
    G
    You’re still a diamond in the rough 
    F
    And I swear to god I've had enough 
    AmC
    How can I 
    G
    call your bluff? 
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